I have a HP IPAQ H5550 (Integrated Bluetooth / WLAN) running Familiar and
IMO its not ready yet. The only way to power off the unit is to remove the
battery and it sometimes locks up . Running 0.72 release of Familiar,
they have not released a newer version since November 03 so I have to
reluctantly go back to windows on this device. The H5550 does not seem
to be that common so maybe you will have more luck with a different model or
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gearoid Donnellan" <gearoid.donnellan at gmail.com>
To: <ilug at linux.ie>
Sent: Monday, September 06, 2004 9:11 PM
Subject: [ILUG] Linux PDA
> I am looking at buying a pda with either linux on it or putting it on
> myself but having some trouble trying to figure out which on to go
> I want wifi and\or bluetooth in it so that means I have to go for some
> of the newer model.
>> I was looking at the Sharp Zaurus but they seem pretty difficult to
> get in the EU. Also they are pretty chunky according to some reviews.
>> The Ipaqs seem to b highly recommended but Im not sure which models
> are supported and which would be good to get.
>> Any help/recommendations would be apprectiated
> Irish Linux Users' Group
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